Primary & High Schools:

16128 Genova
Tel.: +39 010 861 2058
DIS is an international middle and high school. We are a Cambridge International Centre and in the first two years of high school students follow the IGCSE program and in the second two years students follow the IB Diploma Programme. The IB diploma is recognized by the Italian Ministry of Education which entitles students to either attend university in Italy or abroad.

Via Romana della Castagna 11
16148 Genova
Tel. 010 386 528
The International School in Genoa was founded in 1966 as a private co-educational day school to serve the needs of the international and national communities in Liguria. ISG offers a complete American and International educational program in the English language for all students from Preschool (age 3) to Grade 12 (age 18) leading to the achievement of both The ISG American Schools Diploma and The International Baccalaureate Diploma. ISG is authorized to offer the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme. ISG integrates the host country language to ensure that Italian nationals receive an effective bilingual educational program and French and Italian as a second language are offered for all students.

Language Schools:

A Door to Italy
via Caffaro, 4/7
16128 Genova
A Door to Italy, Italian Language School for foreigners, is the most accreditated school in Liguria. They provide high quality Italian language courses at any level, from beginners (A1) to advance (C2), available all year round. The school is official CELI exam center (Italian language certification recognized all over the world and issue by the University for foreigners of Perugia) and special preparatory courses to Italian language certifications take place every year.

Credits: ASILS Association Of Schools of Italian as a Second Language; EDUITALIA Association of Schools and

A Door to Italy offers a 10% discount to AIWC members attending their courses in Genoa.


University of Genoa
Via Balbi, 5
16126 Genova
Tel. 010 20991
The University of Genoa offers summer courses in Italian language and culture for foreigners.

ITT – Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia
Via Morego, 30
16163 Genova
Tel. +39 010 71781
The ITT Foundation, established in 2003, promotes and develops Italy's scientific and technological excellence through its multi-disciplinary research laboratories and collaboration with national and international research centers.

Clemson University
c/o Clemson Architectural Foundation
Via Privata Piaggio, 14
16136 Genova
Tel.: 010 272-5449
Fax: 010 212-684
A semester of architectural studies in Genoa.The Bogliasco Foundation hosts international scholars in the field of humanities for short periods of research studies.


For information on study and research opportunities in the US visit THE FULBRIGHT COMMISSION'S WEBSITE: